OPB |Nov. 10, 2014 12:50 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll talk with Portland transportation commissioner Steve Novick about the latest proposal to fund maintenance and repairs to the city's streets.
OPB |Oct. 20, 2014 12:40 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll talk to the director of the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management about her fact-finding mission to Christchurch to see its response to the 2011 earthquake.
OPB |Oct. 06, 2014 12:25 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll hear about how prepared Oregon buildings are to withstand a major earthquake, and which ones may be getting upgrades.
OPB |Sept. 22, 2014 12:20 p.m.
MONDAY: National advocacy groups for the deaf and hard of hearing are urging the Oregon Department of Corrections to stop using fellow inmates as interpreters.
OPB |Aug. 25, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll explore the geology behind the quake, the emergency response, and what it all means for the Pacific Northwest.
OPB |Aug. 06, 2014 12:20 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: The Army Corps of Engineers has settled a lawsuit brought by Columbia Riverkeeper involving oil and other pollutants from dams. The emissions will now fall under the Clean Water Act.
OPB |June 02, 2014 12:15 p.m.
MONDAY: The Obama administration announced plans to cut coal power plant emissions by 30 percent by 2030. What legal challenges will the rules face?
OPB |May 01, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: After being granted extra time to meet federal standards, a group of Oregon education professionals has drafted a new plan for how teachers are held accountable.
OPB |Feb. 11, 2014 12:30 p.m.
TUESDAY: Portland voters will decide in May whether or not to transfer power from city water and sewer bureaus to an independent board.
OPB |Feb. 11, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: An audit released Monday by the Oregon Secretary of State's office suggests that the state's Office of Emergency Management faces internal challenges that could hamper disaster response.
OPB |Feb. 04, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: A movement in Congress hopes to bar serial killers and other infamous criminals from profiting from the sale of personal artifacts.
OPB |Dec. 12, 2013 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: Some of the 50 worst charities in America raise funds from Oregonians. Oregon has a new law that encourages residents to avoid these kinds of charities.
OPB |Oct. 15, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Oregon and six other states are suing the Environmental Protection Agency, alleging it has not adequately limited pollution from wood stoves.
July 19, 2013 12:06 p.m.
We'll hear what issues U.S. Attorney Amanda Marshall is tackling as Oregon's chief federal prosecutor.
April 03, 2013 12:20 p.m.
The U.S. Department of Justice has joined a class action lawsuit filed by disability advocacy groups against the Oregon Department of Human Services.
March 25, 2013 12:45 p.m.
We check in with Earthfix's Amelia Templeton about Supreme Court's ruling on northwest logging roads and a draft bill that would restore tribal lands in western Oregon.
March 01, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Residents of West Salem are concerned about a rare form of bone cancer that has sickened some children in the area.
Feb. 06, 2013 12:06 p.m.
The state's Earthquake Commission finds Oregon is drastically unprepared for an inevitable quake.
Nov. 02, 2012 12:20 p.m.
Tillamook County plans to stop the use of tsunami sirens in favor of other emergency alert tools.
Oct. 30, 2012 12:50 p.m.
If an earthquake or a huge storm struck the Pacific Northwest, how would you cope?
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